Easy Quilts Fall 2015

In Every Issue

  • From Liz & Marianne: Get ready for fall
  • This and That: Look for these products at your local quilt shop
  • Quilters Club of America: Club notes for members

Techniques

  • Sew Easy: Quick Hourglass Units
  • Sew Easy: Quick Triangle-Squares
  • Sew Easy: Mitered Borders
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Layered Squares Twin Quilt

Christine Stainbrook’s light and bright quilt is the perfect showcase for these sweet fabrics from Patrick Lose. Discover how easy it is to make these blocks with a three-dimensional look. Layered Squares looks complicated but really isn’t. Clear instructions and diagrams show you how to piece the blocks. This twin size contemporary quilt is both colorful…

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Cross-Body Tote Bag

Make your own tote following these clear instructions. It’s a quick and easy sewing project for sewists of all skill levels. This cute little bag is just the right size to hold your tablet and a few other essentials. The strap is long enough to wear cross-body-style. Finished Size: 8″ × 9″ × 3″ Rating: Easy…

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Seeing Red Quilt

If you like simple quilts, this big block tumbler quilt is the one for you! It’s twin size-just right for a teen or college-bound student. The black-red-gray color combination in this easy quilt has a dramatic impact, and the white open spaces highlight the machine quilting. Finished Size: 70¾” × 72″ Rating: Easy To learn more…

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Lucky Dog Bed Pillow Cover

Make this bed for your best friend because he deserves it! It’s a quick and easy sewing project for quilters of all skill levels. Pamper your pet with a new cover for his napping pillow. Tony Jacobson’s rescue dog, Howie, obviously loves this bed! Finished Size: 40″ × 31″ Rating: Easy To learn more about Sandi…

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Hot & Spicy

This is one of those must-have quilts. The fabrics are irresistible, and the quilt blocks, made from wide strip sets, go together quickly. This throw will warm you up on the chilliest days! Finished Size: 52½” × 60″ Finished Blocks: 56 (7½”) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Laura Blanchard, visit our Designers page.

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Army Star Quilted Table Runner

Patriotism has no season! You can show your pride all year long when you use this runner on your table. While making this project, Deborah Shafer thought of her father who was in the Army Corp of Engineers in WWII. Finished Size: 16″ × 48″ Finished Blocks: 3 (8″) Star blocks Rating: Easy To learn more…

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Scrap Flair King-Size Quilt

The large quilt blocks are easy in this king-size quilt – they will practically fly from your sewing machine. The blocks in this big block quilt are pieced randomly – no fussy matching to worry about. Finished Size: 96″ × 108″  |  Finished Blocks: 72 (12″) blocks  |  Rating: Easy  |  Designed by Lynette Jensen Quilt Patterns, Quilting…

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Quartet Quilt Project

You’ll enjoy constructing this quilt using a delightful group of small prints. The blocks have triangle squares surrounding log cabin style centers and a pieced border. This four-block quilt is just the right size for a wall hanging or table topper. Finished Size: 42″ × 42″ Finished Blocks: 4 (15″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn…

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In the Garden Quilt

Let your heart soar! This is a fabulous pattern to highlight some of your favorite fabrics. Finished Size: 68″ × 81″Finished Blocks: 30 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Download a free size chart and cutting instructions for crib and queen sizes. To learn more about Tony Jacobson, visit our Designers page.